One house . . . one robbery . . . one mistake . . . sexual intrigue and violence intermingle in this tense urban thriller.
Featured: Black Interest
A reissue of a 1965 novel, a remarkable narrative of childhood and youth, spiraling out of Dante’s Inferno.
West Africa enters the Noir Series arena, meticulously edited by one of Nigeria’s best-known authors.
Stacy Wakefield (131 Different Things) will be participating in the Deep Water Literary Festival, reading The Willful Child in the Dream Room (corner of 5th and Main Street, Narrowsburg, NY) at 12:45 PM. Full festival details: deepwaterfestival.com.
Glen E. Friedman presents Keep Your Eyes Open and DogTown in conversation with Fugazi’s Guy Picciotto; moderated by Jason Diamond from Vol. 1 Brooklyn.
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Congratulations to Jaime Manrique on winning the Bill Whitehead Award for Lifetime Achievement!
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